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Old 10-03-2002, 09:29 AM   #4
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Dojo: Tenshin
Location: Higashihiroshima
Join Date: Jul 2002
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Louis A. Sharpe, Jr. (lt-rentaroo) wrote:
We practiced performing Ryotedori Tenchinage in comination with Uke kicking. In this case, the execution of Tenchinage involved using a leg sweep.
Tenchinage, one of my favorites! At our school, we work on deflecting kicks. Usually its a kick followed by a series of punches. As it was mentioned, most kicks are openings for other forms of striking as the kick is meant to close the distance between uke and nage.

Cheers,

Eric
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